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Orania, South Africa: Where Afrikaner ways live on

ORANIA, South Africa – You come because there have been stories.

Film was tourist horror show for small town

BURKITTSVILLE, Md. - It's been 11 years since the makers of "The Blair Witch Project" set their horror movie in the middle of nowhere and changed the little town of 180 people forever.

Stopping at Kariba Town in Zimbabwe

The other day I stayed in Kariba Town, Zimbabwe, on the way home from Harare to Livingstone. I wanted to see what was available on both sides of the dam wall.

China seals off Ziketan after plague deaths

BEIJING – A second man has died of pneumonic plague in northwest China, in an outbreak that prompted authorities to lock down a town where about a dozen people were infected with the highly contagio

Welcome to Charleroi: Tourism trebles in the world’s ugliest town

Marooned in a sea of slagheaps, derelict factories and litter-strewn wasteland, the Belgian city of Charleroi is one of Europe's most unlikely tourist destinations.

Film generates tourism boon in lawless town

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former boomtown Iron City, Tennessee is experiencing a much-needed economic boost from tourism thanks to a new documentary that sheds light on its lawless reputation.

Hit men kill 13 in Mexico tourist town

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico - Suspected drug hit men opened fire on a family gathering at a tourist town in northern Mexico killing 13 people including a baby.

New Mexico tourist town is sold at auction for $1.55M

CARLSBAD, N.M. — White's City, a tourist town at the entrance to Carlsbad Caverns National Park, has been sold at auction for $1.55 million.